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  • Among the talkers, was Stryver, of the King’s Bench Bar, far on his way to state promotion, and, therefore, loud on the theme: broaching to Monseigneur, his devices for blowing the people up and exterminating them from the face of the earth, and doing without them: and for accomplishing many similar objects akin in their nature to the abolition of eagles by sprinkling salt on the tails of the race.

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  • Both Mr. and Mrs. Johnson took a deep and lively interest in our
    welfare. They proved themselves quite worthy of the name of abolitionists.
    Frederick Douglass  --  The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • People would call me a low-down Abolitionist and despise me for keeping mum—but that don’t make no difference.
    Mark Twain  --  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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